noun[mass noun] informal
The gradual acceptance of the euro in European Union countries that have not yet officially adopted it as their national currency.
More example sentences
- Some evidence of ‘eurocreep’ has already emerged with the number of retailers willing to accept euros as payment for goods and services.
- Claims that so-called ‘eurocreep’ will lead to widespread use of the euro in Britain this year are exaggerated.
More definitions of eurocreepDefinition of eurocreep in:
- The US English dictionary